Anthony Mejia has been named the new San Luis Obispo city clerk.
Mejia, currently the city clerk in Pomona, will begin Oct. 7 at a starting salary of $98,800.
He succeeds Maeve Grimes, who left the city in July after less than a year. She made $82,607 annually.
Majia’s experience includes working as the deputy city clerk in Riverside and San Clemente. He also serves on the legislative committee of the City Clerks Association of California.
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His past achievements include conducting voter outreach efforts, increasing public accessibility of official records, mentoring new clerks and improving office efficiencies, according to a news release issued by City Manager Katie Lichtig.
“Anthony’s experience, enthusiasm, integrity, and professionalism will be a great asset to our community,” said Lichtig.